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Kelly Dean Jolley

Kelly Dean Jolley

Goodwin-Philpott Eminent Professor

Professor

Philosophy

Kelly Dean Jolley

Contact Me

kellydeanjolley@gmail.com

6078 Haley Center

Personal Website

Office Hours

By Appointment

Education

PhD, University of Rochester

About Me

Kelly Dean Jolley works in theory of judgment, philosophical psychology, metaphilosophy, the history of twentieth-century philosophy, ancient philosophy and philosophy of religion. He has written on Plato, Aristotle, Montaigne, Kant, Emerson, Thoreau, Frege, Wittgenstein, Austin and Merleau-Ponty. He also interested in skepticism and aesthetics. He is the author of The Concept 'Horse' Paradox and Wittgensteinian Conceptual Investigations (Ashgate), the editor of (and contributor to) Ludwig Wittgenstein: Key Concepts (Acumen/Routledge), and the author of many essays. His book of poetry, Stony Lonesome, was published by New Plains Press. He has recently finished a book on the TV show Chuck. He is past chair of the Department of Philosophy and past Alumni Professor.

Research Interests

philosophical psychology, philosophy of religion, metaphilosophy, aesthetics